What will the apprentice be doing?
Through a series of 6 month rotational placements across the Business you will learn everything associated with being a Business Apprentice in MBDA. Through rotations in Project Management, Commercial, Procurement and Supply Chain departments you will get involved in a variety of projects and by the end of the progamme will have enough experience to know which area in MBDA you would like to continue your career in.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Our Business Degree scheme is a four-year programme and a fantastic opportunity for you to join an organisation that has developed some of the leading Business Apprentices in the UK. Business apprentices study towards a fully funded degree in Business Studies accredited by the Chartered Management Institute. This scheme provides day release at the University of Hertfordshire.
You will also benefit from a range of training courses, from residential to face to face or online training.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Through regular one to ones, development plans and the use of Mentors, you will have the opportunity to shape your career within the organisation. We have many senior members in the organisation that started life as an MBDA apprentice.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
A Level or equivalent dependent on role (Grade See MBDA website) Desired
BTEC or equivalent Dependent on role (Grade See MBDA Website) Desired
Things to consider
Please note that in order to apply for MBDA UK opportunities you will need to be eligible for SC (Secret Level) UK Security Clearance.